Subject: Re: 2nd stage bootloader does not find /netbsd on sd0a
To: Rudi Ludwig <email@example.com>
From: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/10/2005 11:35:28
On Oct 9, 2005, at 10:53 AM, Rudi Ludwig wrote:
> Boot: dk0a:netbsd
> I didn't type all the text. The 2nd stage bootloader iterates through
> different files it tries all without success.
> The "dk0a" though irritates me. I would have expacted something
> like sd0a
> or hd0a. Entering those at the boot prompt manually doesn't help
> i.e. boot sd0a:netbsd
The "dk" is probably because the firmware on the hp700 doesn't
differentiate between the different disk interfaces, and the boot
loader is using the firmware callbacks to perform the I/O.